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Sheiling Forest

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Old Street Road, one-quarter mile south of Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough, NH
+1 603-431-6774
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Sheiling Forest

A good short walk/hike trail <1 mile. Great for kids and leashed dogs! You can see bridges over... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Susan O
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Peterborough, New Hampshire
A wonderful family walk

This small, safe forest is a wonderful place to spend an afternoon with your kids. Trails, bridges... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Eastlight108
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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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3 weeks ago
“Sheiling Forest”
15 Apr 2018
“A wonderful family walk”
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Old Street Road, one-quarter mile south of Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough, NH
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good short walk/hike trail <1 mile. Great for kids and leashed dogs! You can see bridges over streams, glacier erratics (giant rocks,) indigenous flower garden (in season). No difficult terrain.

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This small, safe forest is a wonderful place to spend an afternoon with your kids. Trails, bridges, streams, and boulders make it a wonderland for children, and especially the little ones. It was a favorite spot for my kids when they were growing up.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Near our home, we often take a quiet walk on the trails offered here. Dogs need to be leashed. Several trails of varying length; none difficult. If you know the author, Elizabeth Yates, this area was where she and her husband lived. You can park...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

If you have an hour to devote to peace and quiet, this is a great stop. This small tract of woodland was given the state by noted author Elizabeth Yates McGreal. And it is a beautifully diverse forest containing some historical sites and a wild...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I have visited this forest several times and I have to say it is one of my favorite places. Rarely, if ever, crowded, this place offers peace, quiet, tranquility. Sit and listen to the bubbling brook as dragonflies buzz around you. Hike up to the...More

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